Tag Archive: Cancer

Oct 11 2013

Healthy Woman Pink Out successful

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Longview Regional Medical Center’s Healthy Woman program recently hosted its second annual Pink Out event at Dillard’s Lingerie Department in the Longview Mall. The free event was open to the community of all ages. “The Healthy Woman Program provides this free event to the community to heighten breast …

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Aug 17 2013

Only the very breast

Longview Regional Medical Center (LRMC), celebrated “World Breastfeeding Month” with a special celebration for parents in our community who support or have supported breastfeeding for children and their families. LRMC is recognized by the Department of State and Health Services as a Texas Ten Step Hospital and Mother Friendly Workplace, which is a program that …

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Apr 17 2013

Lone State State: Coming Soon – A new way to buy health insurance

Whether you’re uninsured or just want to explore your options, you’ll soon have a new way to find health care coverage that fits your needs and budget. The Health Insurance Marketplace will give you access to affordable, comprehensive coverage. You’ll be able to go to one website to learn about insurance plans available to you, …

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Apr 11 2013

Breast care: LRMC unviels new mammogram technology

Longview Regional Medical cialis vs viagra Center (LRMC) is taking another step in its ongoing crusade versus breast cancer. A technology called digital mammography is now being provided to give patients greater accuracy, quicker results and a more comfortable procedure. The hospital’s breast health center’s staff employs digital mammography machines with MammoPad breast cushions and …

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Mar 27 2012

ETMC Cancer Institute sponsors ‘Great Getaway’ retreat

East Texas cancer survivors can participate in the East Texas Medical Center Cancer Institute’s annual “Great Getaway” retreat April 24-26 at Pine Cove on Lake Palestine.   The retreat gives cancer survivors a chance to relax and refocus, and provides opportunities for meeting others who share some of the same concerns associated with living with …

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Mar 27 2012

‘Fun Run Race’ draws crowd

Many who came out to the recent Cattle Baron’s ‘Fun Run Race’ had different reasons for coming. Megan Deal ran in memory of her mother Vicky Deal. Her friend Rachael Young ran in honor of her friends. Mitchell Yoder another friend of Ms. Deal also ran in memory of Vicky Deal. For these three young …

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Mar 20 2012

Reaping the harvest of bad seed

By Gregory J. Rummo As a then 56-year old, I was given pause for thought when 56-year old Apple CEO Steve Jobs died from pancreatic cancer. And more recently, on my 57th birthday, when 57-year old Hall of Famer and former New York Mets catcher Gary Carter died from brain cancer.   It is often …

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Feb 21 2012

Cowboy up for the cause

CBB Co-chair Natalie Feuquay with Susan Thomas, Beverly Rutland, and Wendy McDonald, nurses at the Cardiac Cath Lab

According to the gracious hosts of the recent Longview Cattle Barrons’ Ball (CBB) kick-off, Drs. Samir Germanwala, an intervention cardiologist and his wife Gana Nadiga, an Opthamologist volunteering their home was the right thing to do for a wonderful cause. Natalie Feuquay, co-chair of CBB is a Cardiac Cath Lab nurse who works with Germanwala.  …

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